The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 188 183 190
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 9 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.23% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.55% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 2
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +37.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,450
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £28,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -24.00%
WatchGuard
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1533 1641 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.01% 41.91% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1280 1415
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 4 £35,000 -
Salford +4 1 - -
WatchGuard
North West

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) OSPF
4 5 (45.45%) BGP
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (45.45%) VLAN
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (45.45%) IP Telephony
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (45.45%) NX-OS
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) WLAN
5 4 (36.36%) CCNP
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) ADSL

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) BGP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) IP Telephony
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) NX-OS
2 5 (45.45%) OSPF
2 5 (45.45%) VLAN
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) ADSL
3 4 (36.36%) WLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) ERP
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Symantec